The story opens with the apparently accidental drowning of a sixth form student in the Norfolk countryside. As a matter of routine, or so it seems, the case passes across the desk of Detective Sergeant Smith, recently returned to work after an internal investigation into another case that has led to tensions between officers at Kings Lake police headquarters. As an ex-DCI, Smith could have retired by now, and it is clear that some of his superiors wish that he would do so.
Reeling from a failed marriage, Sheila, a 20-something playwright, finds herself unsure of how to live and create. When Margaux, a talented painter and free spirit, and Israel, a sexy and depraved artist, enter her life, Sheila hopes that through close - sometimes too close - observation of her new friend, her new lover, and herself, she might regain her footing in art and life.
Young children live with awe and wonder as their daily companions. But as they grow, worries often crowd out wonder. Knowing this, how can parents strengthen their kids' love for the world so it sticks around for the long haul? Thankfully, parents have at their fingertips a miracle vaccine - one that can boost their kids' immunity to the world's distractions: stories. Well-chosen stories connect us with others, even those on the other side of the globe.
Akbar was one of the most admired and also the most feared emperors of India. He patronized art and promoted religious harmony due to which he is called "Akbar the Great". In his court was present one of the most wise man of his time - Birbal. The interactions between Akbar and Birbal are stuff of legend and folklore due to the interesting problems and situations that Akbar posed and the witty solutions and answers that Birbal gave.
Jack has hidden his growing desire for his ward, Elsie, as she blossomed into a beautiful woman. For years, she has been his to nurture and protect, but now a new set of desires is seizing him. He had always had a reason to restrain himself, but after his daughter's wedding day, he and Elsie are left alone once and for all. His vow threatens to be overtaken by his passion. Her untouched beauty. Her pure trust in him. They draw him to the woman he has sworn to guard and shelter.
A naval officer and his wife indulge in a naughty habit. What began years ago as a dare between husband and wife has metamorphosed into something much bigger. Tabby has developed a penchant for seduction. She likes picking up the hottest stud in the bar and luring him somewhere private. Her husband Sean likes watching her play, but he isn't content with just acting the voyeur.
A new man of the house has come into Kendra's life, and he's quickly becoming possessive. Every dirt road bar, every honkey-tonk, and he's there - keeping a watchful eye over her. It's gone too far. Her self-appointed guardian is getting in the way of her satisfaction. Not tonight. Tonight, if Grant refuses to leave her alone, he's going to get an eyeful. The rodeo has rolled into her small town, and Kendra has only to pick her cowboy. Time for a wild ride.
His mother's husband had truly been the man of the house - a man Mario could look up to. Tough and hard, Luke had always been tender with Mario. But, the older man had distanced himself when a little domestic discipline didn't have the desired effect. It was an effect, however, Mario had been desiring ever since. No other man could fill the hole left behind by the absence of the older man that Mario loved.
Have you ever tried to quit smoking? Maybe you've considered it, but always feel like you'll never be able to. The sad truth is that the vast majority of people who try to quit smoking usually end up with a cigarette for one reason or another. This book contains everything you need to know about how to quit your habit, and how to avoid starting back up again!
Alex and Katie embark on a new adventure, more exciting and more dangerous than ever before. They have to help Cinderella find her Prince who disappeared during an afternoon horseback ride. Everyone in the Palace is worried about the Prince and about Cinderella. What happened to him? Did he get lost? Was he kidnapped? Is he still alive? And will he and Cinderella ever be together again?
Hunter was flying home from an unsettling business trip. His only worry was whether or not he would still have a job when he landed. Hunter quickly realizes that his job is the least of his worries, as he and his fellow travelers land in a completely deserted airport. Hunter soon finds himself in a world of crazy travelling companions, mysterious vials containing diseases even a doctor of bio-chemical engineering has never seen before, and a manhunt by the FBI.
Heather Kaminsky returns to Bethany Beach, Delaware with its farms, boardwalk, and freedom and her Great Aunt Ruby Wellington's house. She's there to help her dying aunt, but she doesn't even think she can help herself, after surviving a brutal attack and quitting her corporate job in her 30s.
Phil Robertson is an extraordinary American who enjoys hunting and spending time with his family. Phil has many talents and he has found success in a diverse range of different areas in life. This is a very modest and humble man who has dedicated his life to helping people and improving the condition of America.
The gut is very important because it is the control panel for a person's overall state of health. When a person is healthy their intestinal lining works the same way as a filter does. A healthy gut has the ability to keep out bad toxins and keep in good elements. When the gut is overloaded with too many bad toxins the intestinal walls will begin to break down as a result.
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Panchtantra are the stories that were told to young princes in ancient times in India to make them wiser. Literally meaning five sections, the wisdom they impart today is as relevant as it was years ago. The stories are short and have animal characters which appeal to children.